Tanzania to relocate 36 Serengeti lions after attacks on humans and cattle

Tanzania will find a new home for 36 lions following a slew of attacks by the big cats on people and cattle. The lions,...

Reporting on the Australian fires: 'It has been heartbreaking'

Mike Ticher, Guardian Australia’s news editor Australia’s unprecedented bushfire crisis has unfolded in waves across the spring and summer, demanding coverage across many months...

Confused-looking pets blessed with holy water for traditional Spanish festival

Caption: Very confused pets are blessed by a priest with holy water in SpainBemused dogs and glowering cats were hauled before their local...

If you have a dog who hates being alone, a podcast for pooches could...

Headphones not necessary (Picture: Getty)Some symptoms of a dog that has separation anxiety include destroying furniture and barking or howling. Although there are training...

I’ve seen koalas with their insides burnt out – Australia’s fires have devastated our...

It’s hard to put into words how distressing it is (Picture: WIRES)Content warning: this piece contains distressing images of injured animals I have never...

Country diary: the psychology of seeing off those thieving pigeons

Appearances aside, true peace is elusive here. The A1, just over a rise, keeps the background away from silence most days. It’s subtle,...

‘Very fat’ sheep Yum Yum is rescued by fire crews after getting stuck

Yum Yum was feeling sheepish after his mistake this morning (Picture: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service/PA)Fire crews were called to the rescue today...

Seal pup rescued after being ‘pelted with rocks’ by yobs

The baby seal was ‘beaten and bruised’ after the incident on Pensarn Beach in Abergele, North Wales (Picture: Wales News Service)A baby seal...